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Is my pulse rate something I should worry about?

Pulse: What is your pulse rate?. Is it consistent or up/down ?. ...Read more

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Is a pulse rate of 120 or above be something to be worried about?

Is a pulse rate of 120 or above be something to be worried about?

Heart rate: Resting heart rate of 120bpm is abnormal. There are many possible causes. A reason for the elevated rate should be sought. ...Read more

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I've noticed that my pulse rate has become very slow recently - 50-60 bpm, is this something to be concerned about?

I've noticed that my pulse rate has become very slow recently - 50-60 bpm, is this something to be concerned about?

Probably not.: A pulse in the 50's without any other symptoms is usually the sing of an efficient heart. This is common in endurance athletes. Symptoms of headache, lightheaded ness, fatigue warrant a trip to the doctor. ...Read more

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Normal adult pulse rate?

Normal adult pulse rate?

Depends: Normal depends on age and activity. At rest, 50-100. With peak exertion, the normal peak heart rate will be in the vicinity of (220 - age in years). Example: if you're 41, your normal peak hr would be around 179. This is just a rule of thumb. Many people can exceed this with strenuous exertion. ...Read more

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Average pulse rate adult?

Average pulse rate adult?

"normal" is 60-100: The normal resting pulse of an adult is 60-100 beats per minute. The "average" will vary widely because of health, age, fitness level, medications, etc., but it still should be within the normal range. ...Read more

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What is a good pulse rate?

What is a good pulse rate?

Varies: Usual range for adult is 60 to 100 but it is continually fluctuating based on what stresses your body is subjected to. It is how your heart responds to stress that is the important thing. ...Read more

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What is a normal pulse rate?

What is a normal pulse rate?

60-100 resting: But athletic individuals may run resting pulses in the 50's or slightly lower. With activity and exercise the pulse rate will increase to over 100 then come down with rest. ...Read more

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Is a pulse rate of 74, good?

Normal: It is normal. The average adult pulse rate at rest is 72. ...Read more

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What is the normal pulse rate?

What is the normal pulse rate?

60 to 100: Heart rate of 60 to 100 BPM is considered normal rate for most average adults. ...Read more